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difference between Corporate Housing and Airbnb

The difference between Corporate Housing & Airbnb, Hotel Extended Stays, and VRBO

Corporate housing is a term in the relocation industry that implies renting a furnished apartment, condo, or home on a temporary basis to individuals, military personnel, intern groups, or corporations as an alternative to a traditional hotel or an extended hotel stay. Like Airbnb, Hotel Extended Stays and VRBO Corporate housing is available to rent on a temporary basis but focuses more on providing all the amenities of home.  All you need to bring is your suitcase and food for the fridge. It truly is a “home away from home”!

Corporate housing is often referred to as corporate apartments, executive apartments, serviced apartments, temporary housing or short-term housing. Average stays in corporate housing are two to three months – quite a bit longer than a typical business trip or vacation. Corporate housing guest will be required a clear a background check before check-in whereas Airbnb, Hotel Extended Stays and VRBO don’t require this step. Additionally Airbnb, Hotel Extends Stays and VRBO can be rented by the day or night. This step serves as a level of safety for many, which is wonderful when traveling away from home for an extend period of time. With over 20 years experience in the corporate housing industry Hunter Temporary Housing continues to serve clients primarily across Texas. We’d love to hear from you, call or email us at 956-778-2193 / or visit our website